Dictionary of Art and Artists



 

 


History of

Architecture and Sculpture

 
 

 

 
 

 
 

CONTENTS:

 
 

PART ONE
THE ANCIENT WORLD
PREHISTORIC ART
EGYPTIAN ART

ANCIENT NEAR EASTERN ART
AEGEAN ART
GREEK ART
ETRUSCAN ART
ROMAN ART
EARLY CHRISTIAN AND BYZANTINE ART

PART TWO
THE MIDDLE AGES
EARLY MEDIEVAL ART
ROMANESQUE ART
GOTHIC ART

PART THREE
THE RENAISSANCE THROUGH THE ROCOCO
LATE GOTHIC
THE EARLY RENAISSANCE IN ITALY
THE HIGH RENAISSANCE IN ITALY
MANNERISM AND OTHER TRENDS
THE RENAISSANCE IN THE NORTH
THE BAROQUE IN ITALY AND SPAIN
THE BAROQUE IN FLANDERS AND HOLLAND
THE BAROQUE
THE ROCOCO

PART FOUR
THE MODERN WORLD
NEOCLASSICISM AND ROMANTICISM
REALISM AND IMPRESSIONISM
POST-IMPRESSIONISM, SYMBOLISM, AND ART NOUVEAU

PART FIVE
TWENTIETH-CENTURY
TWENTIETH-CENTURY SCULPTURE
TWENTIETH-CENTURY ARCHITECTURE


INDEX
FIGURES
 

 
 

 

CHAPTER TWO
 

THE EARLY RENAISSANCE IN ITALY


SCULPTURE - Part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20

ARCHITECTURE - Part 1, Part 2

PAINTING - Part 1

ARCHITECTURE - Part 1

SCULPTURE - 1,
2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8

PAINTING - Part 1
 
 


CENTRAL AND NORTHERN ITALY: 1450-1500

 


Sculpture


Andrea della Robbia



Andrea della Robbia. Archangel Michael
c. 1475
Glazed terracotta, 79 x 157 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York



Andrea della Robbia. Trinity Altarpiece
1485-86
Glazed terracotta, 370 x 260 cm
Cathedral, Arezzo



Andrea della Robbia. Madonna and Child between Sts Stephen and Lawrence
c. 1489
Glazed terracotta, 163 x 263 cm
Cathedral, Prato



Andrea della Robbia. Virgin Mary Adoring the Christ Child
c. 1490
Glazed terracotta, 69 x 136 cm
Private collection

 


Andrea della Robbia. Agony in the Garden
Glazed terracotta
Musée du Louvre, Paris



Andrea della Robbia. Annunciation
c. 1493
Glazed terracotta, 154 x 285 cm
Cloister, Spedale degli Innocenti, Florence



Andrea della Robbia. Embrace between Sts Francis and Dominic
1493-95
Glazed terracotta, 140 x 270 cm
Spedale di San Paolo, Florence




Andrea della Robbia. Pieta
c. 1495
Marble
Santa Maria delle Grazie, Arezzo



Andrea della Robbia. Adoration of the Child
1490s
Glazed terracotta, diameter: 73 cm
Szépművészeti Múzeum, Budapest



Andrea della Robbia. Madonna and Child between Angels
c. 1505
Glazed terracotta, 160 x 220 cm
Cathedral, Pistoia



Andrea della Robbia. Altar of the Sacrament
1512
Glazed terracotta, 270 x 240 cm
Santi Apostoli, Florence

 


Andrea della Robbia. Tondo
c. 1487
Glazed terracotta
Ospedale degli Innocenti, Florence

 
 

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